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Thomas Michael Swensen
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"Memory is Embodied:" Tanya Lukin-Linklater Interview
In Memoriam (2012)  Alutiiq Artist Tanya Lukin Linklater originates from the Native Villages of Port Lions and Afognak in the Kodiak archipelago. Based in northern Ontario, her practice spans experimental choreography, performance, installation, text, and v...

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Enfranchisement of Women and Natives in Territorial Alaska
" Large group of people, some in costume, pose for photograph in front of bunting and American flag; signs held by people on far right advocate women's rights"  St. Patrick's Mask Ball, Flat City, Camp A.B. no. 26.  ASL-P28-213 "Gov. Clark of Alaska signing...

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Whiteness and the 1923 Southern Alaska Territorial Secession Plan
Map of Southeast Alaska, 1911 ASL-MS80-Map-57 "In justice to the white residents of the First Judicial Division and in accordance with their wishes," the 1923 delegates of Southeastern Alaskan Territory, also known as the Alaska Panhandle, wrote amid a poli...

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The Paintball Shootings of 2001
On January 14, 2001 along an Anchorage street two Non-Native male seventeen year-olds from Eagle River, a suburb, posed as tourists from California as another teenager, a nineteen year-old legal adult, named Charles Deane Wise...

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"Whoever holds Alaska will hold the world:" The Bombing of Dutch Harbor June 3, 1942.
"I believe that in the future, whoever holds Alaska will hold the world. I think it  is the most important strategic place in the world." General Billy Mitchell, 1935. On the 3rd of June 1942 the Japanese military using two battle ships, The aircraft carrie...

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